Tests Suggest Baby Born With HIV May Be Cured

On 24/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

The government's top AIDS scientist, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, agreed.   "At minimum, the baby is in a clear remission. It is possible t[...]

President Jonathan Reconstitutes 13 Boards of Medical and Professional Bodies

On 24/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday approved the composition and appointment of 13 governing boards/councils of medical and other related professional  bodies. In a statement by the Secretary to the Government[...]

FG, WHO to Establish 774 Dental Clinics

On 23/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

The Federal Government and the World Health Organisation (WHO) are to establish 774 dental clinics across the country. The Director, Inter-Country Centre for Oral Health, Dr. Emmanuel Otoh, told journalists in Makurd[...]

Medical Council inducts 333 doctors

On 23/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria yesterday inducted 333 fresh graduates into the council. This is the highest figure the council has produced since the inception of the assessment examination about three dec[...]

Scientists Fault New Ondo Laboratory

On 23/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LA ORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA Scientists Fault New Ondo Laboratory The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) in Ondo State and the Board of the State Speci[...]

Dentists Target 50% of Nigerian population

On 23/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

Private dental practitioners in Nigeria say they are keying into the National Oral Health Policy with a view to providing affordable and quality oral health care to a targeted 50 per cent of the Nigerian population.[...]

Boost Your Liver Function

On 21/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

Drink plenty of lemon water. Start every day with a large glass of water with the fresh juice of one to one half lemon added. Lemon helps bolster your liver’s detoxification abilities. The citric acid in lemon ju[...]

Police Nab Fake Doctor in Lagos

On 20/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

The Police in Lagos have arrested a fake doctor, Adeyemi Akintolure, for allegedly practising medicine without licence. The 40-year-old doctor was said to have forged documents, including an identity card, portraying h[...]


On 20/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

  Gov. Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State has expressed concern over the dearth of trained health personnel to man the more than 1,200 primary healthcare centres in the state. The governor made the remark on Friday in B[...]

Super-vaccine could eliminate need for annual flu jabs within five years after successful trials

On 20/Oct/2013 / In Medical News

. New universal vaccine being developed by British and European scientists, Jab would provide lifetime immunity against all flu viruses . First ever successful human trials have taken place . Larger trails involvin[...]

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